Water news ranging from the creation of a “storm panel” in New York City to discuss natural infrastructure investments for protection against the next Sandy-style storm, to a growing payments for watershed services project in Tanzania signal 2013 may be a good year for the water sector. Also, Ecosystem Marketplace’s State of Watershed Payments 2012 report had its live launch in DC last week.
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29 January 2013 | Judging by the contents of this newsletter, 2013 is going to be a good year for water. We have story after story about cities and organizations pushing ahead new natural infrastructure projects and policies that build resilience, protect water resources, save money, and look good while they do it.
It’s been an exciting month here at Ecosystem Marketplace, too: last week we launched our new “
If you’re in the DC area, tonight we’re hosting a launch event for the report at the World Bank. Stop on by if you’re in town!
— The Ecosystem Marketplace Team
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